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An ambulance arrives outside a house where bomb squad officers were working to protect an 18-year-old girl in the exclusive Sydney suburb of Mosman August 3, 2011
Thursday, Aug. 04, 2011

Open quoteShe is a little tired and a little sore from holding this damn device in place for about 10 hours, but she is now, as we are, eager to get on with her life.Close quote

  • father of Madeleine, 18, who was the subject of an elaborate hoax in Sydney when a fake bomb was attached to her during an extortion attempt
Photo: Tim Wimborne / Reuters | Source: BBC